The Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists fosters and presents the finest in contemporary, visual and performing arts from the global Black world. Through its teaching, visual and performing arts divisions, the NCAAA brings the best of the Black world to you.
Welcome to our Museum that is a gateway to black artistic heritage globally. Several exhibitions are available to you. King Aspelta, who governed ancient Nubia and Egypt during the 25th Dynasty, will greet you in Aspelta: A Nubian King’s Burial Chamber. The Yoruba deities, known as Orisha, show themselves in the photographs of Reginald Jackson as they manifest their power through Nature in Orisha Domain.
Learn more about our community of Roxbury, especially its architectural history, through the photographs of Hakim Raquib and Tony Irving in Roxbury Explored. John Wilson, one of Boston’s most noted artist is honored in John Wilson Remembered 1923-2015 where his graphic and sculptural masterworks are featured. And throughout the remainder of the Museum are works from our permanent collections representing significant artists from Haiti and other areas of the Americas.
The Museum is located at 300 Walnut Avenue in Roxbury, MA and open Tuesday through Sunday from 1pm until 5pm. Adult admission to the Museum is $5.00. Senior and children admission is $4.00. Group tours are available.